Persimmon recipes

Find recipes for persimmons here. Also called sharon fruit, we have recipes for persimmon jam, biscuits, cheesecake and lots more to try with this winter fruit.


 
50min

The season for delicious Spanish persimmons is here. This refreshingly sweet fruit is available in Tesco, Morrison’s and Asda stores during their short season from October until December.

Recipe by: Ashredcomm

 
30min

Sharon fruit are also known as persimmons. They are used to flavour and colour these delicious cake slices. You can also use this recipe to make cupcakes, if you prefer. Serve as a snack or with a cup of tea or coffee.

Recipe by: Jessica Eymann

 
50min

Spanish persimmons have a firm yellowy orange coloured skin and sweet orange flesh, similar to a mango. Persimmons make a great snack for children as they’re seedless and stone free.

Recipe by: Ashredcomm

 
1hr5min

Persimmons make a deliciously different crumble! The flavour of persimmons reminds me of honey, so I added a little honey to the crumble. Use the firm persimmons for this recipe, not the ones that need weeks to ripen.

Recipe by: sweettooth

 
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55min

This is such an easy pud to make, but looks unbelievably impressive. That, combined with the fact that you can easily make everything ahead of time and assemble at the last minute, makes it the perfect dinner party dessert. Did I mention that it's healthy, too?

Recipe by: Diana

 
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1hr45min

Spanish persimmons are available in Tesco, Morrison’s and Asda stores during their short season from October until December, so make the most of them while you can.

Recipe by: Ashredcomm

 
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10min

This is a great way of incorporating fruit into a savoury salad. Sharon fruit is tossed with toasted hazelnuts and salad leaves. Enjoy as a starter or side dish.

Recipe by: Nicola

 
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5hr50min

A delicious butter, walnut and sugar base is topped with a creamy and fruity cheesecake filling, made from sharon fruit, cream cheese, sugar, soured cream, eggs and spices. Serve as a snack or for dessert.

Recipe by: schmecktgut

 
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10min

A beautiful and special dessert encapsulating the vibrancy and joy of the persimmon. Quick, easy and tasty.

Recipe by: Rita

 
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1hr25min

A moist and fruity cake which makes perfect use of extremely ripe persimmons. Ensure your persimmons are so ripe that they're almost like jelly. Simply halve the persimmons and scoop the pulp out with a spoon.

Recipe by: kmusgrave

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